Crisis in Command: Mismanagement in the Army

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Macmillan, 1979 - History - 256 pages
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Two former soldiers provide documented evidence that the military forces of the United States are ill-prepared for war, having been weakened by officer-corps members who have abandoned honor and integrity to further their individual careers
 

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Contents

The Perspective of Reform
3
An Army in Collapse
29
The Officer Corps
51
Reestablishing Traditional Values
97
The Specifics of Reform
117
Effecting Change in Military Values
144
Reform and the Search for Honor
159
Postscript
177
Tables and Figure
181
Notes
197
Bibliographical Essay
219
Selected Bibliography
232
Index
237
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Richard A. Gabriel, professor of politics at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., served twenty-two years as an active intelligence officer, much of it spent at the Directorate of Foreign Intelligence in the Pentagon. A consultant to the House and Senate Armed Services Committees, he is the author of numerous books on military subjects, including Operation Peace for Galilee and Crisis in Command (with Paul Savage).

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